Shielding and mental health Q&A

The past 7 months has been a difficult and worrying time for us all, but for people who were advised to shield, this introduced additional challenges.

Last week we took part in a Shielding/Mental Health Q&A with Dr Catherine O’Leary, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, and Jamie Bowen and Alison Salter, kidney … Continue reading

Returning to School Guidance – Post Shielding

Returning to school

From Monday 14th September school attendance became compulsory for all learners, including those that were previously shielding.

The Welsh Government’s view is that it would not be appropriate for a local authority/school to issue a Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN) or commence proceedings for non-attendance at the school. … Continue reading

Letter from the Chief Medical Officer for Wales regarding the end of shielding on August 16th

Those of you that have been shielding for the past couple of months may already be aware that continued self-isolation is soon to be deemed no longer necessary by the Welsh Government.

Letters from the Chief Medical Officer for Wales (CMO) are currently being issued, and you should receive them … Continue reading